July 27, 2018

CULTURAL CONVERSATION - Mission Impossible II: Masculinity, Machinery & Myth-Making

CULTURAL CONVERSATION - Mission Impossible II: Masculinity, Machinery & Myth-Making

Welcome to the first official episode of the Cultural Conversation podcast.

In this episode, A. J. Black discusses the divisive and oft-maligned Mission Impossible II from 2000, directed by John Woo. He looks at links to Greek myth, the broader...

Welcome to the first official episode of the Cultural Conversation podcast. In this episode, A. J. Black discusses the divisive and oft-maligned Mission Impossible II from 2000, directed by John Woo. He looks at links to Greek myth, the broader franchise and attempts to fashion Tom Cruise as a modern, American hero. Featuring the voices of Russ Hugo & Clara Cook...